3 hrs ago
If You Sing "Happy Birthday" You're Breaking The Law
No seriously guys...single "Happy Birthday" is against the law! In 1988, a division of Warner Music Group bought the rights to "Happy Birthday" and began collecting somewhere around $5k a day in licensing fees.
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7 hrs ago
Taylor Swift's new publicist slams unflattering stories about the country star
Taylor Swift has hired a new publicist. The "22" singer has split with longtime PR spokeswoman, Paula Erickson, and hired Tree Paine to help deal with the ongoing media frenzy.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Economics Daily Digest: Inequality was not an accident
Mychal Denzel Smith writes that the U.S. economy was built on a foundation of inequality for women and racial minorities, and that we must fight racism and sexism if we hope to close the wealth gap.
Labels Sue Pandora
First SiriusXM, now Pandora. Several major record labels have sued Pandora, alleging the streaming music service has violated New York common law copyright protections by using recordings made before 1972 without permission.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Senator Al Franken Wants Netflix's CEO To Testify Against The Comcast-Time Warner Merger
Senator Al Franken has asked Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to testify to Congress regarding the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger.
Single Serve Coffee
Two Strangers Can Connect Over Coffee
Can a coffee machine connect 2 strangers? After a year in the making, you can watch the Coffee Connector - an interactive coffee maker requiring two people to function.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
New York Post
Stringer taking position on Time Inc. board: source
Sir Howard Stringer, the former Sony chairman, has agreed to accept a place on the Time Inc. board, said a source close to the situation.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
YouTube, Warner Music to Share Ad Revenue
YouTube, the uber-popular online video sharing site, has teamed up with Warner Music Group in a pact that will see revenue derived from site ads placed next to Warner's content - or user-generated content that features Warner music or video - shared between the two the firms, The Wall Street Journal reports .
Google, Sony BMG, Warner Music Team in Video Deal
Google, the world's leading search engine, on Monday inked deals with both Sony BMG and Warner Music Group that will see the search firm distribute the two recording studios' music videos, Reuters reports .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Motley Fool
How Much Does YouTube Cost the Music Industry?
A recent study found that YouTube costs Warner Music Group upwards of $40 million per year in lost album sales.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
River Front Times
Foxing Signs to Triple Crown Records
St. Louis post-hardcore/emo revival act Foxing has signed a deal with New York-based Triple Crown Records, a subsidiary of Warner Music Group.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Message To Ted: CNN Isn't A Winner With Time Warner Today
Remember the hoopla over CNN's ratings jump over the spike in ratings in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 in March 2014? Like the surge in viewership that occurred during the infamous Los Angeles police chase of football star and accused wife killer O.J. Simpson in his white Ford Bronco, it didn't last.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Superheroes set for direct combat
Walt Disney has thrown down the gauntlet at Warner Bros by scheduling the next installment of its Captain America film series to open on the same day as its rival studio releases a combined Superman-Batman movie.
Warner Music Nashville Promotes Scott Hendricks to Executive Vice President, A&R
Warner Music Nashville , the Nashville-based recorded music operation of Warner Music Group, today announced the promotion of Scott Hendrick s to Executive Vice President, A&R.
Time Warner Inc. Announces Proposed $1.4 Billion Financing by Time Inc.
Time Warner Inc. and Time Inc. today announced that, in connection with Time Warner Inc.'s previously announced intention to separate Time Inc. from Time Warner Inc., Time Inc. plans to raise an aggregate $1.4 billion of debt through an offering of unsecured senior notes and by entering into a secured term loan facility.
The Washington Post
Astrologer Susan Miller answers your questions
Susan Miller is the founder of Astrology Zone , which debuted in December 1995 on Time Warner.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Comcast, Time Warner to face lawmakers on merger plan
Executives from Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable Inc are expected to defend their plan to merge as they go before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, the first hearing since the $45.2-billion deal was announced in February.
Ally Financial says 'Thank you, taxpayers'
Ally is going public so it can pay back the government for its bailout. That's good news.
Executive Shuffles: Warner Classics, Billboard Magazine, Film Musicians Secondary Market Fund
Kim Roberts Hedgpeth has been named administrator of the Film Musicians Secondary Markets Fund, replacing Dennis Dreith .